Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 15 mins

A nice and simple recipe to make a nice and simple side dish.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 onion, sliced (size of tennis ball)
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil


  1. Heat frying pan on stove top.
  2. Add oil to the pan.
  3. Allow the oil to heat.
  4. Add onion.
  5. Stir onion till cooked (about 10 min).
  6. Add water (stand back while you do this).
  7. Sprinkle sugar.
  8. Stir well.
  9. Continue stirring for a couple minutes.
  10. The dish is now ready to enjoy.


Most Helpful

Great recipe for cooking onions! DH is the onion-lover of the family and he enjoyed these very much. Sweet and savory and easy to make - thanks for sharing the recipe!

loof September 21, 2010

This is so easy to do. I made it only for me to use on my burger. Great taste, just perfect. Thanks Maya%u2019s Mama :) Made for Ramadan tag game

Boomette September 21, 2010

These are good. I used 2 tbs of a canola-olive oil mix rather than just 1. I garnished a chicken dish with them. I would make these again. Made for Ramadan Tag.

UmmBinat September 05, 2009

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